Former Wales and Lions centre Allan Bateman scored a brace of tries in his final game for Hoel y Cyw before he hangs up his boots for good. The 45-year-old, who also played rugby league for Great Britain, helped his side demolish Treherbert 74-0 and consolidate their fifth place in Division Three South East.
Tylorstown sneaked ahead in the race for the title, taking advantage of Penarth's 18-18 draw with Aberdare by hammering Llandaff North 52-12.
St Peters also capitalised, beating Brecon 31-6 to jump up to second, while at the other end Fairwater earned what could turn out to be a vital bonus point as they lost 18-14 at Llanishen.
Ian Davies was in sparkling form again for Division Two East leaders Gilfach Goch. The full-back landed a perfect seven-out-of-seven kicks as the Goch won 33-15 at Llantrisant.
But they may rue the missed bonus point as Mountain Ash closed the gap to nine points with a 35-7 victory over Ynysybwl, thanks in large part to two tries apiece by Gavin Roberts and Thomas Pascoe.
There was also double-delight for Treorchy wing Peter Hutchings, who bagged a brace as the promotion-chasers beat Llantwit Fardre 39-25.
Newport Saracens might yet escape the drop after a nervy 20-19 win at Rhydyfelin, while fellow strugglers Penallta beat Garndiffaith 31-18.
Abergavenny may lead Division Three East by 11 points but they were made to earn victory by Newport HSOB.Tries by wing Will Williams, number 8 James Williams, and centres Stuart and Ian Davies scraped them home, 24-14.
The ever-brilliant Paul Emanuelli was again the hero for second-placed Fleur de Llys, kicking 19 points as they beat Croesyceiliog. Wing Jamie Henthorn crossed twice to seal the 29-24 win for Fleur, who have four games in hand on the leaders.
Dowlais are champions-elect of Division Four South East after they beat Dowlais 28-10 and rivals Cardiff HSOB went down 30-25 to Taff's Well.
Twelve young people have been selected to follow a one year WRU Coach Core apprenticeship programme. Coach Core was set up by the Royal Foundation of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry as part of the Olympics legacy in 2012 and the Duke of Cambridge was on hand to meet the apprentices on their first day in the job. The programme has been funded by the Hunter Foundation.
The WRU has launched a campaign to create a long term legacy for Welsh club rugby by highlighting the advantages of volunteering. Rhian Edwards, a volunteer at Seven Sisters, has enjoyed many benefits of her volunteering at a grassroots rugby club including being part of the Rugby World Cup volunteer workforce after being nominated by the WRU - and the WRU is asking for more people to develop their 'Welsh rugby roots'.
Wales head coach Warren Gatland and captain Sam Warburton say their first prioirty on Sunday in the opening game of the World Cup is to win against Uruguay and not get overly concerned with points difference.
With only days to go until the biggest rugby competition in the world begins, rugby fans visiting Cardiff this autumn will be able to enjoy a special display at National Museum Cardiff as part of the celebrations surrounding the Rugby World Cup.